Lei is a tax specialist on The Wolf Group team responsible for providing specialized tax services to clients with international concerns, including expatriates, inpatriates, and high-net-worth individuals with global assets, as well as international organization employees and retirees, and entrepreneurs with foreign interests.
In this capacity, Lei assists U.S. citizens, green card holders, and foreign nationals with their individual income tax matters. She also works closely with attorneys and other experts to support clients participating in the IRS’s Offshore Voluntary Disclosure Programs.
Before joining TWG, Lei worked at Bloomberg BNA as an international tax researcher and later at a tax controversy law firm in Maryland as a tax paralegal serving individual clients. In addition, she spent 5 years in the corporate tax department of KPMG’s Shanghai office, assisting corporate clients with their cross-border tax needs, conducting tax due diligence, and ensuring compliance. She also worked at Dell China as a tax manager.
A native of Shanghai, Lei speaks fluent Mandarin and holds a Bachelor of Laws degree from Shanghai International Studies University.
In addition, she earned her Master of Laws in Taxation (LLM) degree with Distinction from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. Lei holds an advanced certification as a Chinese-English interpreter and is currently in the process of pursuing her Enrolled Agent license with the IRS.